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Old Waterloo Slum, Bedford

Photo credit: Bedfordshire and Luton Archives and Records Service

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The painting shows cottages on a street with one set back with a garden full of flowers.

The Waterloo Slum was demolished in the late nineteenth century. This is now the site of Waterloo Road.

Bedfordshire and Luton Archives



Old Waterloo Slum, Bedford


oil on board


H 42.8 x W 53 cm

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Acquisition method

on loan from Reverend L. R. Bearman, 1975

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Bedfordshire and Luton Archives

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